Lotto win in Stratford

20:38, Dec 08 2012

A Lotto player who bought their ticket at Stratford's Paper Plus is now $125,000 richer.

Last night Lotto First Division was won by eight players around the country, with each winning $125,000, NZ Lotteries' Chief Executive Wayne Pickup said.

The winning Lotto tickets were sold at Paper Plus Stratford, Countdown Manukau City, Paper Plus Highland Park in Auckland, Take Note Dinsdale in Hamilton, United South City in Hamilton, Napier City Pak'n'Save, Island Bay Video in Wellington and Pak'n'Save Dunedin.

Lotto Second Division was won by twelve players, including one who bought their ticket in New Plymouth, with each player taking home $21,511.

The winning New Plymouth ticket was sold at Moturoa Locks and Lotto.

Powerball was not struck and has jackpotted to $6 million.  Strike was also not struck and has jackpotted to $300,000.

Anyone who bought a ticket from any of the above winning stores should write their name on the back of the ticket and check it immediately at any Lotto outlet or online at


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